Long John

  • Gene Davis, Long John, 1968, acrylic on canvas, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Woodward Foundation, 1977.48.1

Exhibition Label
Some see Davis's stripes as aspirtational and, especially in this narrowed format, soaring beyond the canvas. His stripes, in effect, suggest movement to infinity.

Gene Davis: Hot Beat, 2016
Title
Long John
Artist
Date
1968
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
102 1/2 x 16 in. (260.3 x 40.6 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of the Woodward Foundation

Mediums
Mediums Description
acrylic on canvas
Classifications
Keywords
  • Abstract – geometric
Object Number
1977.48.1
Palette
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